We are Acknowledged Experts in Window Covering Motorization & Integration Throughout Northern California

Motorization is the fastest growing option in window coverings. Shades, Drapes and other window coverings may be controlled by:
  • Traditional wall switches or remotes
  • Through your Home automation system such as HomeWorks, or MechoShade Net based systems
  • By a Smart Phone Apps that allow you to control you shades remotely or program when you wish your shades to go up and down automatically throughout the day.
  • Through “App” based DIY systems such as Amazon Alexa, Apple Home Kit, Nest, IFTT, and more.
The successful implementation of a custom motorization application requires advanced expertise to help you find the option that’s right for you. The window treatment experts at Blinds & Designs have been designing and installing motorization systems throughout the San Francisco Bay Area for more than 25 years.

Automation & Home Integration

We are your motorization specialists in Northern California and can seamlessly integrate any type of window treatment with other sophisticated whole-Home Automation systems such as HomeWorks, Control 4, Vantage, MechoShade Net based systems as well as “App” based DIY systems such as Amazon Alexa, Apple Home Kit, Nest, IFTT, and more. We are Recognized Experts in Window Treatment Motorization & Integration Throughout Northern California.

Benefits of Motorization

Window treatment automation combines the best of both worlds – style and convenience. Here are just a few benefits you can enjoy with a motorization system from Blinds & Designs.
  • Eliminate unsightly cords and wands.
  • Reduce mechanical challenges such as worn controls. Cover and easily manage window coverings in hard to reach and irregularly shaped openings such as skylights.
  • Improve energy efficiency of your window treatments. Increase reliability with motorized systems that often perform better and longer than mechanical devices.
  • Automated control of window treatments when you are home or not.

Let Your Window Coverings Work for you With PowerView Motorization

PowerView® Pebble® Remote[/caption] With the Hunter Douglas PowerView® Motorization system, you can program your blinds and shades to open, close, tilt and traverse throughout the day…even when you are away from home! You can use a PowerView® Pebble® remote, smartphone or tablet to program the window treatments. Let the experts at Blinds & Designs demonstrate how fast and easy it is to program your blinds and shades using the PowerView Pebble remote or with the PowerView App. Programming your window coverings can even give the appearance of being at home while you’re out of town. With the new PowerView Motorization App, you can preset your blinds to operate together or as a small group or individually. Try programming your blinds and shades based on the season to ensure maximum daylight and to save energy at the window. You can also connect with the system when you are out of the house. The Remote Connect™ feature, along with an Internet connection, allows you to control your blinds and shades from anywhere in the world using your smartphone or tablet.

Motorization Adds Piece of Mind for Children and Pets

If you have kids or pets, you should consider motorization. Motorized window coverings are cordless, which eliminates dangling cords. Our expert staff members will explain all of the products available with this system. A lot PowerView motorized window treatments are battery-operated, which makes them easy to install, maintain and operate. The battery pack is hidden behind the headrail, so nothing clutters your window coverings.

Motorized Blinds & Shades in the Marin County, San Rafael, Mill Valley, and Larkspur, CA Areas

Blinds & Designs is a leader in window treatments and window treatment motorization in the Belvedere-Tiburon area. Stop by our Hunter Douglas Gallery location to see dozens of functional window covering displays, including the latest motorization systems. We serve the greater Marin County area, including San Rafael, Mill Valley, and Larkspur, CA.

Please contact us for more information on blind and shade motorization options or for a free consultation.